News Archive, April 2012


Keele University joins US admissions system, BBC, 30 April 2012

Poor education standards no use in crisis, New Europe, 30 April 2012

The Bologna process has been key to European universities' success, The Guardian, 30 April 2012

18 Chinese booked for illegal university admission, The Korea Herald, 30 April 2012

Privatization of higher education, Yemen Times, 30 April 2012

Vietnam revokes S'pore firm's school licence, Today (Singapore), 30 April 2012

Tanzania: Local Workers Need Protection Against Foreign Employers, All Africa, 30 April 2012

'Indian students contribute to the British student experience', The Times of India, 30 April 2012

Military Secrets Leak From U.S. Universities With Rules Flouted, Bloomberg Businessweek, 30 April 2012

Danish Technical University to be set up near Ring Road, Daily Times (Pakistan), 29 April 2012

Edinburgh University denies treating English students as a 'cash cow', The Telegraph, 29 April 2012

Rules on Chinese students to be relaxed, Taipei Times (Taiwan), 29 April 2012

Brazilian Supreme Court Approves Racial Quotas in University, Latin American News Dispatch, 29 April 2012

What internationalising universities can learn from big business, University World News, 29 April 2012

Internationalised learning at the branch campus – Enriching curricula, University World News, 29 April 2012

University College London – Big visions, small overseas campuses, University World News, 29 April 2012

Foreign Branch Campuses Turn Attention to Local Culture and Programs, The New York Times, 27 April 2012

The good, and bad, of being a student in Russia, Russia Beyond the Headlines, 27 April 2012

Ministers lift cap on number of top students universities can enrol, The Guardian, 27 April 2012

Gloom with glimpses of light in latest student figures, The Australian, 27 April 2012

Vietnamese students experience tough internship in Singapore, Vietnam Net, 27 April 2012

Free varsity education unwise, New Straits Times, 27 April 2012

How to Apply for a Student Visa to Study in the United States, The New York Times, 26 April 2012

Iranian Minister Says University No Place For ‘Dissidents’, Eurasia Review, 26 April 2012

Call to uphold university quality by capping students numbers, The Australian, 27 April 2012

Canada’s universities announce 59 new partnerships, scholarships and student mobility programs in Rio de Janeiro, AUCC, 26 April 2012

'India should set up own universities with foreign collaboration', Hindustan Times, 26 April 2012

New guidelines for international branch campuses mooted, University World News, 26 April 2012

33 More Schools To Increase Tuition Fees, Manila Bulletin, 26 April 2012

Institutions may use swipe cards to keep tabs on overseas cohort, The Times Higher Education, 26 April 2012

Higher Education Reform Key For Jobs And Growth, Bologna Process Ministers Are Told, The Info Centre, 26 April 2012

Private univs coy on fall enrollment, The Yomiuri Shimbun (Japan), 26 April 2012

Internationalisation should be about collaboration, says IAU, The Times Higher Education, 26 April 2012

Dutch universities woo Omani students, Times of Oman, 26 April 2012

Student Protests Resume in Chile, Latin American Herald Tribune, 26 April 2012

UK Foreign Secretary Hague promotes education, Vietnam Net, 26 April 2012

Unique university passes early test, China Daily, 26 April 2012

Canary Wharf campus for Sunderland University, The Journal (England), 26 April 2012

International students' scholarships to increase, China Daily, 26 April 2012

Will New Funding Rules Improve Dismal University Graduation Rates?, Time US, 25 April 2012

Landmark G4 statement on education agents, The Pie News, 25 April 2012

A Local Link for Overseas Students, Wall Street Journal, 25 April 2012

200 universities across India in next 5 yrs: Sibal, Hindustan Times, 25 April 2012

Mix & match courses, The Asian Age, 25 April 2012

Monash first in country to break into China’s university market, University World News, 25 April 2012

Higher-Ed Board Mulls Access for Caribbean Med School, The Texas Tribune, 25 April 2012

Stricter visa conditions for students who want to work in UK, The Economic Times (India), 25 April 2012

Mideast students flock to NZ as visas are 'easier', New Zealand Herald, 25 April 2012

Negotiating The College Funding Labyrinth, National Public Radio (US), 25 April 2012

US helping India to establish community colleges, The Economic Times (India), 25 April 2012

Education Reform Protested by Students and Opposition, The Moscow Times, 25 April 2012

My University website 'doesn't add up for accurate analysis', The Australian, 25 April 2012

That is no way to plug the brain drain Mr Azad: Doctors, Health India, 25 April 2012

Compulsory Brain Drain : Indian Doctors should come back after Higher studies in the US, Asian Correspondent, 25 April 2012

Framework for degree structure straitjacket, The Australian, 25 April 2012

Foreign students quit Germany in droves, The Local (Germany), 24 April 2012

IIT-B partners with five foreign universities to set up institute in New York, Hindustan Times, 24 April 2012

No review on foreign medical varsities yet, The Sun Daily, 24 April 2012

Canadian universities reach to Brazil for brainpower, The Globe and Mail, 24 April 2012

South Africa to open 2 new universities, Sowetan Live (South Africa), 24 April 2012

Foreign students a huge cash crop for B.C., Times Colonist (Canada), 24 April 2012

Nigavekar bats for private players in education, The Times of India, 24 April 2012

Universities get own campuses, Khaleej Times, 24 April 2012

Visa reforms to make studying easier for international students, The Sydney Morning Herald, 24 April 2012

North-East university sets sights on capital, The Northern Echo, 24 April 2012

'This city is so dangerous': outrage in China over Sydney train assault, The Sydney Morning Herald, 24 April 2012

53% of Recent College Grads Are Jobless or Underemployed—How?, The Atlantic, 23 April 2012

Taiwan to loosen restrictions on foreign student employment, Focus Taiwan, 23 April 2012

Ausländische Studierende in Deutschland - Gekommen, um zu gehen, Süddeutsche Zeitung, 23 April 2012

Chilean minister presents university funding plan to president, The Santiago Times, 23 April 2012

Purdue Partnering With French, Chinese Schools, Inside Indiana Business, 23 April 2012

University of Oklahoma renovates Tuscan monastery for use as overseas campus, News OK, 23 April 2012

Russia mulls plan for overseas study scheme, Chemistry World, 23 April 2012

Government hopeful of passing important education bills, IndiaEduNews.net, 23 April 2012

Dispatches from Japan: Thinking beyond international student mobililty, The Guardian, 23 April 2012

Destination China, The Times of India, 23 April 2012

Less than perfect pitch, The Age, 23 April 2012

Int’l school graduates denied access to local universities, Tuoi Tre News, 23 April 2012

Monash University wins licence for R&D riches with China campus, The Australian, 23 April 2012

Study abroad: 10 things to have in mind, Cool Avenues, 23 April 2012

US University Tours Announces its First Overseas Partners and Expands its Tour Options for Prospective International Students, PR Web, 23 April 2012

England Student Debt Unprecedented as Government Shifts Funding, Bloomberg, 23 April 2012

Chinese language education taking off in Turkey’s universities, Today's Zaman, 22 April 2012

International postgraduate students from Africa are struggling, University World News, 22 April 2012

3 Chilean research universities reach top 100 ranking, The Santiago Times, 21 April 2012

Yale-NUS college recruitment begins despite faculty freedom concerns, University World News, 21 April 2012

MEPs in favour of more competitive universities, Europolitics, 20 April 2012

Thirty university presidents join higher education mission to Brazil, Canada Newswire, 19 April 2012

3 Surprises for International Students at U.S. Universities, US News and World Report, 18 April 2012

Foreign students face English blues, Deccan Chronicle, 5 April 2012

Exporting Education - why universities are expanding globally, The Eye Magazine, 5 April 2012

Chinese set course for foreign universities, The Financial Times, 3 April 2012

La partida de becas y ayudas pierde más de 166 millones de euros, El Pais, 3 April 2012

From this year, online admission process to varsity international students’ centre, The Indian Express, 3 April 2012

Gove asks for universities to determine A levels, The Times Higher Education, 3 April 2012

Eyeing the UK?, Hindustan Times, 3 April 2012

Foreign Grad Applications Up Again, Inside Higher Ed, 3 April 2012

Website puts unis under the microscope, The Sydney Morning Herald, 3 April 2012

Why it is important for Indian b-schools to attract international applicants now, PaPalGuy.com, 3 April 2012

York abandons plans to accept $30-million from Balsillie’s think tank, The Globe and Mail, 2 April 2012

New Zealand Casts Itself as Destination for International Students, The New York Times, 2 April 2012